What was happening on the not-working Macs was that the jdk versions were being used, and the Juniper vpn client won't work with them.To fix things for the moment I simply removed the jdk folders.Then I remembered the difference between 'System' Java, Java plugins, and Java development kits.Simply put, you can have multiple versions of Java in different places.For example I have a JIRA app wrapper which looks for anything staring with [crarko adds: I tested this, and it works as described. I tried it in 10.10 beta 2, and it also worked there.[crarko adds: I find I already don't have middle names in any of my Contacts, so I've not seen this.
The first thing is that you have to do some configuring of both Java and Safari to get the applet to run at all.Siri knew who those people were but proclaimed 'Uh oh, I don't have a phone number for Jane Isa Doe." and beneath, there's a message: "Content Not Available." I debugged this for over an hour and on a hunch, found a workaround that seems to work for nearly everyone who has tried it.All you have to do is delete the middle name of the person in *your* contact card where it is stored as a relationship.Theres a wealth of great information here that many will find useful, so we've elected to maintain it in a read-only form.
Thanks for your many years of attention and everything you've done to make the site such a valuable resource.It's inevitable that older software becomes obsolete, the same way older hardware does.